A Place for Joy

A Place for Joy

A Place for Joy We need to give each other the space to grow, to be ourselves, to exercise our diversity. We need to give each other space so that we may both give and receive such beautiful things as ideas, openness, dignity, joy, healing, and inclusion. – Max de Pree 15 years ago I […]

Wonderful example of #MovNat for Kids by Pascal Hannecart

Wonderful example of #MovNat for Kids by Pascal Hannecart

I am looking forward to developing a program similar to this for Dallas. More details coming soon…

Get Fit Like a Wild Man: A Primer on MovNat

Get Fit Like a Wild Man: A Primer on MovNat

  In the late 19th century, Dudley Allen Sargent – virtually the founder of physical education in America – warned that without solid physical education programs, people would become fat, deformed, and clumsy. Sound familiar? Fitness has become accessory to the life of the modern man. It is up to each of us to exercise […]

Helping your 3 year old learn emotions.

Helping your 3 year old learn emotions.

Playing with his new emotions face I made with a template from mrprintables.com. I changed it to use magnets. He loves it!! Posted by Canyon Lake Nature Academy on Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Evan Playing with RC Monster Trucks. Get Outside!

Evan Playing with RC Monster Trucks. Get Outside!

Sometimes it is difficult to get the kids unplugged and go outside. I’ve tried to stay very involved in my son’s interests and participate as much as possible. His love for remote control cars and trucks is immense and he loves watching videos too. So, I created this video with him the other day so […]

Snail Paced Adventures In The Garden – Video

Snail Paced Adventures In The Garden – Video

Snail Paced Adventures In The Garden – Video Posted By Vivian Dallas, Texas is not known for wet rainy weather but recently we have been getting swamped with record rainfall and flooding all around the State. Our garden is a work in progress but we’ve tried to create a wonderful habitat for insects, pollinators, lizards […]

10 Reasons Why Children and Adults Need “Vitamin N”

10 Reasons Why Children and Adults Need “Vitamin N”

“In “Last Child in the Woods,” author Richard Louv focused on why children need nature. In his new book, “The Nature Principle,” he shares how the whole family – and whole communities — can become happier, healthier and smarter through more contact with the natural world.” Source: 10 Reasons Why Children and Adults Need “Vitamin […]

Atoms Under the Floorboards is out now!

Atoms under the Floorboards: The Surprising Science Hidden in Your Home is out now!  Published worldwide by Bloomsbury (the guys who gave us Harry Potter). “From the bookshelf that’s always dusty to the shiny shoes on your feet, I take you on a whistle-stop tour of your home, revealing fascinating science secrets like… How many […]

Are You Looking For Organic Spices?

Are You Looking For Organic Spices?

SPRINGTIME SAVINGS! Spice up the spring season with the Spring Sale on spices at Spicely.com! This is a wonderful time to try updating your spice supply to organic. I recommend these spices. They have a tremendous selection and are organic, non-gmo, and gluten-free! Now through May 17th, save 10% OFF orders over $40 with code SPRING10 at […]